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The legend of Yuzuru Hanyu

The first male figure skater since 1952 to win back-to-back figure skating golds, Yuzuru Hanyu is a megastar in Japan and his performance at the Winter Games has seen this 23-year-old's stardom go global. CNN's Coy Wire witnessed the tears, prayers and hysteria that 'Michael Jackson on Ice' provokes in his fans.

The legend of Yuzuru Hanyu

The first male figure skater since 1952 to win back-to-back figure skating golds, Yuzuru Hanyu is a megastar in Japan and his performance at the Winter Games has seen this 23-year-old's stardom go global. CNN's Coy Wire witnessed the tears, prayers and hysteria that 'Michael Jackson on Ice' provokes in his fans.